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2022 SVT Summer School

  • Open to all students in grades 9-12 (grade level as of fall 2022)
  • Courses will run from 7:30-2:30, Thursday, June 23 - Tuesday, July 12 (no class on Tuesday, July 5)
  • Students earn .5 CTE credit upon completion
  • All courses are completely free!
SVT is offering 5 courses this summer...
Introduction to Fire Science
Interested in firefighting and other emergency service careers? The summer Fire Science program introduces students to structural firefighting and the emergency medical system. Develop the required teamwork, leadership, mental and physical skills to be successful in the fire service.
Introduction to Engineering
This course will allow students to explore engineering concepts and practices through student-driven activities, team-building, problem-solving and friendly competition. Course will introduce students to mechanisms, electronics, machine control and programming. No experience is necessary! Concepts learned in this course will support a student in future physics, engineering and math courses.
Pre-Med / Students of Medicine
Created by Dr. Jimenez, the Students of Medicine pre-med course was developed to provide comprehensive resources to high school students who want to become physicians. The summer institute will provide guidance and support for students who dream of one day getting into medical school. During this highly focused summer institute students will review various human body systems, participate in hands-on medical labs, explore virtual emergency room cases, and create a medical school Curriculum Vita.
Introduction to Manufacturing
Interested in manufacturing? Learn about careers and local manufacturing companies. Learn to safely operate hand tools, machines and equipment used in the manufacturing industry.
Introduction to Computer Science
Computer Science is a growing industry that has high demand job opportunities. This course introduces foundational concepts of computer programming using code.org curriculum.  It empowers students to engage with computer science as a medium for creativity, communication, problem solving and fun.  
To enroll, students should complete the 2022 SVT Summer Academy Enrollment Request:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdXmpLVvlFXYRMh3W0bqETOPG-wkSFuXuNGtCic3Tw01ct-7A/viewform